2018 NYS Women's Senior & Super Senior Amateur Championships

Host: Thendara Golf Club (Thendara, NY)

Dates: August 21-22, 2018

Entry Fee: $175

Deadline: August 3 at 5:00pm


Entry Information


The entry fee is $175. This includes three rounds of golf with a cart, access to the driving range, dinner, a customized tee gift, and prizes.



This championship is open to female amateur golfers who meet the following requirements:

  • Be a member of the NYSGA, defined as either (1) belonging to an NYSGA member club or (2) joining the NYSGA as Membership: an 2018 NYSGA eClub member. Note, to be eligible to compete as an NYSGA eClub member, entrants must also be a NYS resident.
  • Handicap: Have a USGA Handicap Index issued by an NYSGA member club (no limit).
  • Age: Be at least 50 years old as of August 21, 2018.



A player will compete in one of two championships: the 66th NYS Women’s Senior Amateur Championship (Ages 50-64) or the 12th NYS Women’s Super Senior Amateur Championship (ages 65+). 


In addition to competing in one of the championships listed above, players will also compete within the following age divisions: 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+).



The field size is limited to 120 players. If more than 120 players register,  the field will be comprised of the 120 players with the lowest USGA Handicap Index as of the entry deadline (August 1st Revision). Players on the wait list will be ordered by their USGA Handicap Index (lowest to highest). A player on the wait list will not be charged unless a spot becomes available and the wait listed player is added to the field.


To view a preliminary listing of players by Handicap Index, click  on the "Field" link above and order by Handicap Index.



Monday, August 20 // Practice Rounds and Player Dinner

Tuesday, August 21 // Round 1 (Morning Start)

Wednesday, August 22 // Round 2 (Morning Start)


The use of golf carts is mandatory and is included in the entry fee.



August 3, 2018 at 5:00pm. Late entries will not be accepted.


Click here to view the Memorandum to Players, which is listed under the Event Info menu option above.



The entry fee will be refunded if a player withdraws prior to the close of entries, less a $10 fee. After the close of entries, a refund less a $50 fee (conditions apply).



The NYSGA will strictly enforce a tournament dress code with no exceptions. Collared shirts/mock turtle necks are required, and no jeans, denim, jogging outfits, or sweat pants are permitted.



Players and/or their guests must conduct themselves in a reasonable manner at all times. Any excessive display of anger, vulgar language, club throwing, alcohol abuse, illegal drug use, lack of golfing etiquette or disrespect to a fellow player or any other individual may be grounds or disqualification from any tournament. The NYSGA reserves the right to revoke a player's tournament entry, without a refund, at any time for conduct deemed inappropriate or damaging to the NYSGA.